Focus on Issues #55 Sustainable Streets Task Force. This interview with two members of the Task Force: Eric DeLong, Deputy City Manager for the City of Grand Rapids and Joshua Leffingwell, community advocacy chair for the Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition and an involved community member will be discussing the Sustainable Streets Task Force, its purpose and findings. Topics: GRCMC, GRTV, Focus on Issues, City of Grand Rapids, Sustainable Streets Task Force, Eric DeLong,...
byLinda Gellasch, Community Media Center, 88.1 FM, WYCE, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Catalyst Radio looks at a city infrastructure issue that has only become more highlighted with recent severe winter weather â the condition of city roadways, determined to be a vital component for a vibrant city. The city of Grand Rapids has come to a point of depleted funds for maintaining the streets, according to Mayor George Heartwell, and with the resulting deterioration, the City Commission appointed a task force to conduct a year-long study on current conditions and possible solutions.... Topics: Catalyst Radio, WYCE, 88.1 FM, Radio, Grand Rapids, Linda Gellasch, Community Media Center, The...